հաճ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հաճ ‎(hač); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

հաճ ‎(hač) ‎(superlative ամենահաճ)

  1. content, contented, pleased, satisfied

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Iranian *hač- ‎(to follow); compare Avestan [script needed] ‎(hac-, to follow). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- ‎(to follow). The sense development is "to follow" → "to fit" → "to be pleasant".

Adjective[edit]

հաճ ‎(hač)

  1. content, contented, pleased, satisfied
    հաճ առնել‎ ― hač aṙnel ― to content, to satisfy
    հաճ լինել‎ ― hač linel ― to be content, satisfied, pleased
  2. consenting

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Noun[edit]

հաճ ‎(hač)

  1. satisfaction, contentedness

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հաճ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հաճ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հաճ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935